Preparation of hydrophobic monolithic columns for on-line solid-phase extraction coupled with HPLC for the determination of trace level benzo[a]pyrene Eser miktardaki benzo[a]piren tayininde HPLC ile birleştirilmiş on-line katı-faz ekstraksiyonu için hidrofobik monolitik kolonların hazırlanması

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Mehmet Emin Çorman

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Extraction of trace level persistent organic pollutants is an important issue in water samples. So in this work, p(HEMAPA) monolithic columns were developed as a novel kind of solid-phase extraction adsorbents, as well as p(HEMAPA) solid-phase extraction (SPE) adsorbent was coupled with high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) (p(HEMAPA-HPLC) for the determination of benzo[a]pyrene (BaP) on-line mode. After p(HEMAPA-HPLC) parameters including the injection volume, flow rate, and the sample volume had been optimized in detail, BaP separation procedures on the p(HEMAPA-HPLC) containing mobile phase, different amounts of BaP, and reusability were performed. Advantages of this procedure are low quantitation limits (0.05–1.0 ng/mL), short extraction time, low consumption of organic solvents, and ease of automation and operation of the whole analysis. The experimental results indicated that p(HEMAPA-HPLC) allowed for one-step BaPs extraction, clean-up and analytical determination under the optimal conditions. The reusability of BaPs from water samples was 99.7% with a negligible capacity decrease after ten adsorption–desorption cycles. The method detection limit (MDL), relative standard deviation (RSD) and recovery were obtained as 0.007 ng/mL, 0.26%, and 97.0%, respectively. It was concluded that p(HEMAPA) monolithic column coupled with HPLC was an excellent alternative for the routine analysis of BaPs at trace level.

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ÇORMAN, Mehmet Emin. Preparation of hydrophobic monolithic columns for on-line solid-phase extraction coupled with HPLC for the determination of trace level benzo[a]pyrene. Hacettepe Journal of Biology and Chemistry, [S.l.], v. 45, n. 2, p. 143-151, apr. 2017. ISSN 1303-5002. Available at: <http://hjbc.hacettepe.edu.tr/index.php/hjbc/article/view/8>. Date accessed: 18 feb. 2018.
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